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Spotlight on Symposium speaker: Mary Beth Tinker

Mary Beth Tinker grew up in Iowa, where her father was a Methodist minister. When she was in eighth grade in 1965, she and a group of students were suspended from school for wearing black armbands to school to mourn the Vietnam war dead.        A court challenge by the American Civil Liberties Union led to […]

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North Central High School named 2014 First Amendment High School

North Central High School has been named a 2014 First Amendment high school, one of just six U.S. high schools to receive the honor.   http://jeasprc.org/six-schools-earn-first-amendment-press-freedom-award/   The award recognizes public high schools that actively support, teach and protect First Amendment rights and responsibilities of students and teachers, with an emphasis on student-run media where […]

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2014 First Amendment Symposium

Check out the new flyer and information for the 2014 First Amendment Symposium on Wednesday, March 5 at the Indiana Statehouse.

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